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Tech Support Specialist: Danh, Senior Systems Administrator replied 8 years ago
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There's a slim chance, but try this:

 

submerge it in some dry rice or silica gel ... this is what they recommend for when you get a cell phone wet...it extracts moisture.

 

Rice will be easier to come by ... but you'll need a big bag.

 

Why not just replace the keyboard ... unless it's a really fancy one.

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

I'm an old fart and forgot to say that the computer is a laptop.

Toshiba Satellite

Tech Support Specialist: Danh, Senior Systems Administrator replied 8 years ago
Ahh...darn. That does complicate things. How long ago has it been? Have you tried popping off the keys and drying underneath?
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